Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 week, 4 days ago

I had my one month follow up at TWH today.

Signed in, (Andrew was awesome and helped me get my three month appointments moved from December to January -work conflicts), and waited a bit.

Lorraine the dietician took me back and weighed


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 month ago

Morning everyone!

Feeling more like myself today, (yesterday was in a bit of a mood), but have the house to myself again so I’ll most like watch some more of season 5 of Wentworth on Netflix and work on some goal setting stuff, as well as reg


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 month ago

Morning everyone!

6 days post op (Feels good to finally say postop!)

Lets start with the oh so exciting menu!

Breakfast - 1/4 cup skyr plain yogurt

snack - 1/2 bottle isopure protein water

lunch - 1/4 cup cottage


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 month ago

Okay, so I have these leggings that I love...I bought them from old navy last year (they're compression leggings which were normally $40 for the plus sized....I got them for $6/each on clearance)

I stopped wearing them in July of this year beca


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

It's my surgery day!! Scheduled for 2pm, registration at 11...will update as I'm able!!


Kathy S. wrote 1 month, 1 week ago
Congratulations on your upcoming surgery! Here are some links to information you may find helpful: http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/photographing-your-weight-loss-surgery-journey http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/weight-loss-surgery-hosptial-stay-what-to-pack http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/four-on-the-floor-self-care-after-weight-loss-surgery We can't wait to hear from you post-op!

miss_blu wrote 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Hi Tanya good luck on your upcoming surgery and much success on your journey

Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

im on my way to Toronto Western for my preop today...oh and I started my slimtime shakes...I was hoping that they would be okay....on the plus side they go down fine...on the bad side I now want to hurl!!!


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 2 months, 2 weeks ago

hi everyone!

just wondering if anyone knows of any groups in the Brampton/Mississauga area?

one of my friends just received her date and is looking for a face to face group to meet and chat!


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Hey everyone,

ive been rather quiet on here with the exception of liking and occasionally commenting on others posts....but a lot has been going on, so I figured I would just post it all in one update.

I am 16 days away from starting m


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Was at Costco this afternoon in Brampton and noticed they have premier protein at $10 off until the 6th of august. Thought I'd post for those looking for it :)


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Afternoon everyone;

Quick question, TWH's diet binder mentions that sugar free popsicles are allowed on liquid diet....does this mean sugar freezies as well???


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Morning everyone & a very awesomely Happy Canada Day!

I've already been up and out for a 3k walk with the dog before the heat starts up. I honestly don't have anything planned today, and I kind of like it that way. I am debating going out to


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Morning everyone!

Just work today until 3:30 and then housecleaning so I don't have to do it this weekend. The dog also needs a bath...but I may do that tomorrow morning.

Yesterday, my only addition to the menu was a square o


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 6 months ago

I'm at TWH now for my meet the surgeon and have been waiting since 8:15....The nurse just came back to tell me it's going to be at least another hour....Really glad now that I took the full day off!


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 8 months, 1 week ago

I wasn't expecting a call so soon, but just got off the phone with atWH, and my meet the surgeon date is April 21!

I was ecstatic yesterday, today is just ten times better!!!


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 8 months, 1 week ago

Just got the best email from the psychometrist today.

No further information is needed and my file is ready for rounds tomorrow!!!

I'm officially ecstatic!!!


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 9 months ago

I had my nutrition assessment yesterday.  It went well, a lot of positive affirmation of the changes I have been making over the last year or so.  

So in one way I'm another step forward.  The dietician also noticed that they hadn't received my


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 11 months, 2 weeks ago

at yesterday's nutrition class, the dietician mentioned that currently surgeries are being scheduled 4-5 months out from the time you meet the surgeon....just thought I'd pass along this tid bit of info...


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 year ago

yesterday during my Nurse Assesment, she mentioned that there is an alternative to optifast for patients who are not able to take it for whatever reason.

Does anyone know what it is called?


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 year, 1 month ago

I have my social worker appointment on Thursday at TWH...and I'm super nervous.  I know I'll probably be fine, it's just a fear of the unknown.


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 year, 3 months ago

they said at orientation that it's 1 week of opti for every 100 lbs...I'm currently 350lbs...would that be three or four weeks?? Any guesses?

 

(mind you I'm also at the start of my journey so I may be less by the time I get there...but


Tanya C. posted a discussion topic 1 year, 6 months ago

New here...have been lurking a while...but this is my first post.

my doctor initially referred me March of 2015 during the transition from fax to online referrals and found out in December of last year that the referral got "lost". So re-referr

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Brampton , XX
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09/12/2017
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